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Make Plans to Attend the 2019 TDU Convention

Join Teamsters and TDU members for three days of education and organizing to rebuild union power, November 1 - 3 in Chicago.

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UPS Teamsters: No COLA For You

It’s official: UPS Teamsters will not get a Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) raise this August 1, in addition to the base wage raise of 75c. 

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Orlando Local 385 in Trusteeship – Time for Members to Organize

Orlando Local 385 was placed into trusteeship yesterday, following numerous complaints of poor representation, failure to take a vote on a contract Memorandum of Understanding, decertifications by 500 members and threats by some Disney World Teamsters to quit the union.   

 

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Education Builds Teamster Power in Chicago

Rank & file Teamsters and reform officers met on June 23 to share valuable lessons for taking on the companies and rebuilding power for our union.

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IMPORTANT DETAILS: TDU Black Leadership Conference

The TDU Black Leadership is coming up!

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UPS has 283 million reasons to delay retro pay

Ten weeks. That’s the latest word from IBT Package Director Denis Taylor on how long it will take UPS to issue retro checks–money owed to you–following the April 29 implementation of the contract. Taylor reported to officers and agents at the national grievance panel meeting that retro checks are expected in the first pay period in July. There is no report that Taylor attempted to do anything about the stretching out of “6-8 weeks” to 10-11 weeks.

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The Economic Impact of Pension Cuts

Teamsters and retirees who are asking Congress to pass legislation in the house and senate to protect earned pensions can download information on your state and congressional district, using this updated detailed economic impact chart

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Bosses’ Pay Grew at Double the Pace of Workers

CEO pay increased at almost twice the rate of wages in 2018. The average worker got a 3.2% raise, or an extra 84c per hour. The median CEO pay went up $1.1 million, or 6.3%.

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TDU Black Leadership Conference

African-American Teamsters will hold TDU’s first national Black Leadership Conference, July 13-14 in New York City.

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YRCW Local-by-Local Vote Count Results

Get the local-by-local vote on the YRCW contract and every supplement.  Check out the vote in your local and others. See where the Yes and No votes prevailed.

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